The table below looks at the statistics for Load Balancing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Load Balancing over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Load Balancing
Rank 74 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs citing Load Balancing 10 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.18% 2.92% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 3.84% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 13
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
Load Balancing
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
688 495 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.23% 76.15% 79.28%
Number of salaries quoted 580 444 395
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £48,767
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Load Balancing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Load Balancing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Load Balancing
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Cardiff region.

Load Balancing Salary Trend in Cardiff

Load Balancing
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Load Balancing across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Load Balancing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Load Balancing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing.

1 13 (72.22%) DNS
2 12 (66.67%) Internet
3 10 (55.56%) Firewall
4 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (44.44%) VPN
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) IIS
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 8 (44.44%) LAN
5 8 (44.44%) WAN
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
5 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
6 5 (27.78%) F5
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (27.78%) Juniper
6 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
6 5 (27.78%) MPLS
6 5 (27.78%) OSPF
6 5 (27.78%) FTP
6 5 (27.78%) IPv4
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco

Load Balancing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Load Balancing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Load Balancing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 8 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (44.44%) IIS
1 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) DNS
2 12 (66.67%) Internet
3 10 (55.56%) Firewall
4 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (44.44%) VPN
5 8 (44.44%) LAN
5 8 (44.44%) WAN
6 5 (27.78%) FTP
6 5 (27.78%) MPLS
6 5 (27.78%) OSPF
6 5 (27.78%) IPv4
6 5 (27.78%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (22.22%) IPsec
7 4 (22.22%) IPv6
7 4 (22.22%) BGP
8 3 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQLite
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Server Support
1 8 (44.44%) Support Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Server Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Server Support Engineer
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
1 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) DDoS Mitigation
2 3 (16.67%) Change Control
2 3 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (11.11%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Perl
1 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNP
1 1 (5.56%) CCNA
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.56%) CCSA
1 1 (5.56%) CCSE
1 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 8 (44.44%) SolarWinds
2 5 (27.78%) F5
2 5 (27.78%) Juniper
2 5 (27.78%) CheckPoint
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco
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